MS16-066: Security update to virtual secure mode: May 10, 2016

Applies to: Windows 10Windows 10, version 1511Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter More

Summary


This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow a security feature bypass if an attacker runs a specially crafted application to bypass code integrity protections in Windows.



To learn more about the vulnerability, see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-066.

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Important

  • If you install a language pack after you install this update, you must reinstall this update. Therefore, we recommend that you install any language packs that you need before you install this update. For more information, see Add language packs to Windows.

How to obtain and install the update


Method 1: Windows Update

This update is available through Windows Update. When you turn on automatic updating, this update will be downloaded and installed automatically. For more information about how to turn on automatic updating, see
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